Soldiers place the coffin of the late General Vo Nguyen Giap on the artillery cart during his funeral ceremony
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Vietnam General Giap laid to rest

Vietnamese hero General Vo Nguyen Giap has been buried after a two-day state funeral.

Vietnamese hero General Vo Nguyen Giap has been buried after a two-day state funeral.

His body was flown from Hanoi, where it had been lying in state, to his home town in Quang Binh province for burial.

Jonathan Head reports from Hanoi.

  • 13 Oct
  • From the section Asia